10 Worst States For Starting A Business
Maine is 47th. Keep electing the economically challenged.
"Maine has so much scenic beauty," says Kerrigan, "but scenic beauty can't compensate for high taxes." Starting a business in the state could be as rocky as its coastline Property taxes are the second worst in the nation, and personal income and capital gains taxes are also amongst the highest. On the plus side, Maine boasts a highly skilled population.